SOURCE: SmartTrust

October 20, 2008 08:00 ET

SmartTrust Selected by América Móvil (Claro) in Central America to Provide Mobile Device Management Solution

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - October 20, 2008) - SmartTrust, a developer of MDM and SIM management software for mobile operators, today announced that the company has been awarded a contract by América Móvil to deploy its leading edge event-aware and subscriber-centric mobile device management solution to help América Móvil (Claro) in Central America enhance the subscriber hand set user experience and ensure subscriber satisfaction.

With the automatic device configuration and SmartTrust's market leading Terminal Capability Repository, América Móvil (Claro) is now able to fully support their Value Added Services (VAS) and ensure that all the devices in its network will be recognized, correctly configured and optimized for the full extent of each device's specific potential and full capability.

"SmartTrust was the clear choice for us as reliability, time to market and complete device recognition are today crucial in the Central America wireless market," said Jose Gordillo, VAS Manager for Claro Guatemala. "As the penetration level of subscribers is rising rapidly, we need to have a solution that improves customer satisfaction in all tiers."

"We are very excited to become a partner with América Móvil in Central America and share the extensive MDM experience that we have acquired and we are certain that América Móvil will now achieve a much enhanced customer experience and benefit greatly from the SmartTrust MDM solution," stated Magnus Friberg, President of SmartTrust Americas.

About Claro

Claro Guatemala, a subsidiary company of América Móvil Group, is the leader in the mobile phone industry in Guatemala. Claro Guatemala has more than 4 million users and the largest coverage nationwide, offering its clients the best service experience and the widest range of communication possibilities through a variety of technologies available in the market.

About SmartTrust

SmartTrust is a developer of MDM and SIM management software designed to provide mobile network operators improved awareness of their subscribers and efficient management of the devices on their network as well as the opportunity to quickly and easily offer targeted revenue generating services and applications.

Operators of more than 200 mobile networks worldwide rely on SmartTrust's technology to build comprehensive solutions which address the unique business challenges of today's mobile markets. With a complete portfolio of Mobile Device Management offerings which facilitate the initial handset configuration and the continual support and servicing of the device, SmartTrust technology is relied upon by top mobile network operators around the world including Vodafone, Telenor, T-Mobile, AT&T, Brasil Telecom, Claro, Bharti, Mobilkom, Etisalat, and Orascom. Privately held, SmartTrust's investors include The Carlyle Group, Eqvitec Partners, GE Equity and TeliaSonera. For more information visit www.smarttrust.com.

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